Compositing Artist - (Contract)

Austin, TX
Entertainment – Content & Production
Contractor


Rooster Teeth is looking for a skilled and experienced compositing artist to hop on board and join our ever growing team. The job requires that the applicant be able to lead a team both aesthetically and technically in order to produce work required for the show. The applicant must also be able to interface with our tech department in order to develop and maintain our growing pipeline.

Responsibilities:

    • Must be able to perform all tasks relating to the compositing process such as layering of elements, tracking, matte extraction, rotoscoping and color correction
    • Must have the ability to work within a specified pipeline and also be able to work with the tech team in order to make changes to pipeline as necessary
    • Have the ability to mentor other artists both aesthetically and technically
    • Must be able to work with post supervisor on reviewing work for submission
    • Skilled in troubleshooting and can problem solve compositing related issues
    • Must have the ability to work with multiple departments in order to meet their needs
    • Have the ability to quickly and efficiently work on a large quantity of shots

Qualifications:

    • Demo reel showcasing strong compositing skills
    • 2-4 years compositing experience
    • Knowledge of compositing within After Effects or equivalent software a requirement
    • Excellent communication skills and has the ability to work well with others
    • Experience with a scripting language a plus

Perks + Benefits:

    • Opportunity for career growth
    • Flexible dress code
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks
    • Pet Friendly

ABOUT Rooster Teeth: Rooster Teeth is a pioneering creative production studio responsible for award-winning online videos such as "Red vs. Blue," the longest-running web series in history; globally acclaimed animated series "RWBY;" comedy gamer series, "The Gauntlet;" comedy series "Rooster Teeth Shorts;" and "Immersion," a show that tests video game concepts in the real world. Rooster Teeth founded and operates "Achievement Hunter," the popular gaming website, and produces the award-winning "Rooster Teeth Podcast," voted Best Gaming Podcast at the 2013 Podcast Awards. With a dedicated worldwide fan community, Rooster Teeth created RTX, an annual gaming and Internet convention held in Austin, TX, which attracts tens of thousands of gamers, online video fans and Rooster Teeth community members from around the world. The Rooster Teeth YouTube channel became the 4th most viewed YouTube channel in the world (non-music) in 2013.  The Rooster Teeth multi-channel network has over 20 million YouTube subscribers and more than 5 billion views, and the Rooster Teeth website has 3 million unique monthly visitors with 1.8 million registered community members. Founded by Matt Hullum and Burnie Burns, Rooster Teeth is a subsidiary of Fullscreen, Inc., a global media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at http://www.roosterteeth.com.